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A visit to the Shady Grove Cemetery ...

The location of the Shady Grove Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, we found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

The Location of the Shady Grove Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Shady Grove Cemetery

The Shady Grove Cemetery is located in Halifax County<2>.

The county seat for Halifax County is located in Halifax. Halifax lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north northwest of the Shady Grove Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Shady Grove Cemetery

Lat:   36.5982°   (36° 35' 53")

Lon:   -78.8422°   (-78° 50' 31")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Shady Grove Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Shady Grove Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Shady Grove Cemetery.

  • Aarons Creek [Halifax County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aarons Creek
    • Aarons Creek [Halifax County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Shady Grove Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aarons Creek
  • Allensville [Person County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allensville
    • Allensville [Person County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Shady Grove Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allensville
  • Alton [Halifax County]
  • Banister Town [Halifax County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banister Town
    • Banister Town [Halifax County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Shady Grove Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banister Town have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banister Town
  • Continue List   (20 more) ...
    • Clarksville [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarksville
      • Clarksville [Mecklenburg County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarksville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksville<4>
    • Clover [Halifax County]
    • Cluster Springs [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cluster Springs
      • Cluster Springs [Halifax County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cluster Springs
    • Concord [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Concord
      • Concord [Person County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Concord have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord
    • Elmo [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elmo
      • Elmo [Halifax County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elmo have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmo
    • Halifax [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halifax
      • Halifax [Halifax County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,200 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halifax
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halifax<4>
    • Harmony [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harmony
      • Harmony [Halifax County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harmony have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmony
    • Henrico [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henrico
      • Henrico [Mecklenburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrico
    • Hicks Village [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hicks Village
      • Hicks Village [Person County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hicks Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hicks Village
    • Jeffress [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeffress
      • Jeffress [Mecklenburg County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeffress
    • Jones [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jones
      • Jones [Halifax County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones
    • Mill Village [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Village
      • Mill Village [Mecklenburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Village
    • Omega [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Omega
      • Omega [Halifax County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Omega
    • Roxboro [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roxboro
      • Roxboro [Person County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,383 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roxboro have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roxboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roxboro<4>
    • Scottsburg [Fluvanna County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsburg
      • Scottsburg [Fluvanna County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 126 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsburg<4>
    • Shiny Rock [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shiny Rock
      • Shiny Rock [Mecklenburg County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shiny Rock
    • South Boston [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Boston
      • South Boston [Halifax County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,519 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Boston have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Boston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Boston<4>
    • Virgilina [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virgilina
      • Virgilina [Halifax County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 135 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virgilina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Virgilina<4>
    • Westside Village [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westside Village
      • Westside Village [Halifax County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westside Village
    • Wilbourns [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilbourns
      • Wilbourns [Granville County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilbourns

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Shady Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Halifax County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Shady Grove Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Shady Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Halifax County.

  • Aarons Creek Cemetery [Halifax County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Aarons Creek Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Aarons Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Aarons Creek Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Shady Grove Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aarons Creek Cemetery
  • Alton Cemetery [Halifax County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Alton Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Alton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Alton Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Shady Grove Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alton Cemetery
  • Baileys Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery [Person County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Baileys Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Baileys Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Baileys Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Shady Grove Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baileys Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery
  • Bethel Hill Baptist Church Cemetery [Person County]
  • Continue List   (41 more) ...
    • Black Walnut Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Black Walnut Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Black Walnut Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Walnut Cemetery
    • Blanks Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Blanks Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Blanks Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Blanks Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blanks Cemetery
    • Bowen Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bowen Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bowen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Bowen Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowen Cemetery
    • Cedar Grove Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cedar Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cedar Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Cedar Grove Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Grove Cemetery
    • Cherry Hill UMC Cemetery [Halifax County]
    • Clark Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Clark Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Clark Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Clark Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clark Cemetery
    • Dan River Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Dan River Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Dan River Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Dan River Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dan River Cemetery
    • Dyer Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Dyer Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Dyer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Dyer Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dyer Cemetery
    • Ebenezer Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ebenezer Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ebenezer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Ebenezer Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ebenezer Cemetery
    • Elliott Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Elliott Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Elliott Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Elliott Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elliott Cemetery
    • Five Forks Baptist Church Cemetery [Halifax County]
    • Glenwood Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Glenwood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Glenwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Glenwood Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood Cemetery
    • Grace Baptist Church Cemetery [Halifax County]
    • Harmony UMC Cemetery [Halifax County]
    • Hayes Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hayes Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hayes Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hayes Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayes Cemetery
    • Hebron Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hebron Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hebron Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hebron Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hebron Cemetery
    • Hite Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hite Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hite Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hite Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hite Cemetery
    • Hitesburg Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hitesburg Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hitesburg Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hitesburg Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hitesburg Cemetery
    • Mayo Grove Baptist Church Cemetery [Halifax County]
    • Montague Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Montague Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Montague Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Montague Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montague Cemetery
    • Nelson Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Nelson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Nelson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Nelson Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nelson Cemetery
    • North Fork Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the North Fork Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the North Fork Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Fork Cemetery
    • Norwood Cemetery [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Norwood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Norwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Norwood Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood Cemetery
    • Oak Ridge Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oak Ridge Cemetery
      • Oak Ridge Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Ridge Cemetery
    • Olive Branch Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Olive Branch Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Olive Branch Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Olive Branch Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olive Branch Cemetery
    • Overbey Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Overbey Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Overbey Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Overbey Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Overbey Cemetery
    • Pleasant Grove Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pleasant Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pleasant Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Grove Cemetery
    • Puryear Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Puryear Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Puryear Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Puryear Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Puryear Cemetery
    • Ragland Cemetery [Person County]
    • Rogers Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rogers Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rogers Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogers Cemetery
    • Shepherd Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shepherd Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shepherd Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shepherd Cemetery
    • Shiloh Church Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shiloh Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shiloh Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Shiloh Church Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shiloh Church Cemetery
    • Snead Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Snead Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Snead Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Snead Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snead Cemetery
    • Spring Hill Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Spring Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Spring Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Hill Cemetery
    • The Peaceful Tabernacle Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the The Peaceful Tabernacle Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the The Peaceful Tabernacle Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • The Peaceful Tabernacle Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Peaceful Tabernacle Cemetery
    • Virgilina Cemetery [Halifax County]
    • White Oak Fork Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the White Oak Fork Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the White Oak Fork Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • White Oak Fork Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Oak Fork Cemetery
    • White Oak Fork Cemetery [Halifax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the White Oak Fork Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the White Oak Fork Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Oak Fork Cemetery
    • Williamson Cemetery [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Williamson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Williamson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Williamson Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamson Cemetery
    • Woodsdale Methodist Church Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Woodsdale Methodist Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Woodsdale Methodist Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Woodsdale Methodist Church Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodsdale Methodist Church Cemetery
    • Woody Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Woody Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Woody Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Woody Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Shady Grove Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woody Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the Shady Grove Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1690148  (Shady Grove Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1690148 has been archived by the USGS. It is no longer maintained by the USGS, nor can it be retrieved from their website.
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Virgilina
    • County: Halifax         Elev: 145
    • Location given for GNIS #1690148 (Shady Grove Cemetery)
    • Lat: 36.5981954           Lon: -78.8422302
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Halifax County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Halifax, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Shady Grove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5982, Longitude: -78.8422       In this case, the coordinates for the Shady Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.




 

 

 

 

 


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